Micahel "Mike" Marquis, 78, of Mount Vernon, Illinois passed away at 4:41 P.M. April 6, 2018 at his residence in Mount Vernon, Illinois. He was born January 24, 1940 in Jefferson County, Illinois to Gail and Mary (Harpole) Marquis. He married Elizabeth Myers on May 20, 1971 in Mount Vernon, Illinois and she preceded him in death on January 20, 2015.
Mike is survived by his daughter, Michelle Marquis of Mount Vernon, Illinois; son, Barry M. Marquis and wife, Sandy of Fredericktown, Missouri; three stepsons, Mike Peacock ad wife Karen of Bonnie, Illinois, Mark Peacock and wife Anne of Saint Louis, Missouri, and Jeff Peacock of Mount Vernon, Illinois; five grandchildren, Eric, Shannon, Riahannon, Zeb, and Eli; five great grandchildren, Blake, Jillian, Hadleigh, Harpole, Massey, and Cheyenne; and brother-in-law, David Myers and wife Connie of Evansville, Indiana.
Mr. Marquis was preceded in death by his parents and wife.
Mike worked maintenance at NuBowl Lanes. He was dearly loved and will be missed by all who knew and loved him.
Funeral Service: 1:00 P.M. Tuesday, April 10, 2018 at Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens Chapel in Woodlawn, Illinois with Reverend Mark Minor officiating. Interment: Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens in Woodlawn, Illinois. Memorials: Shriners Hospitals for Children.